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Advanced Business Networking for International Lawyers: Understanding American Legal Culture

January 17, 2017 • 12:30 PM • Law School 4047
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Whether you plan to work in the United States or return home, understanding some of the customs of U.S. business practice and why U.S. business people and lawyers behave as they do will help you strengthen your relationships and ensure that cultural differences do not hamper your professional and personal success. Sharon Abrahams, Director of Professional Development/Diversity & Inclusion, at Foley & Lardner, an international law firm, will conduct a 60-minute workshop which will also include tips on networking and building professional relationships to help your future career. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center and the Office of International Studies. For more information please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.